Learning From The Best: Pearson International Education Conference – Helsinki | Profesorbaker's Blog | Finland | Scoop.it
This September, the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and the Pearson Foundation welcomed more than 40 international education leaders to the second annual Pearson Foundation/CCSSO International Conference on Education. The gathering focused specifically on teacher quality and international best practices for identifying, training, and supporting great teachers was convened in Helsinki, Finland, in the hope that this worldwide delegation could learn from Finland’s own success in preparing its K-12 and university educators to meet the demands of an increasingly inter-connected and technologically advanced workforce.